Boris Johnson is the prime candidate to become the next Conservative Party leader and prime minister of United Kingdom, substituting Theresa May. By far, he is the fore-running candidate out of 5 in the 2019 leadership contest.
The controversial British politician, journalist and famous historian, Boris Johnson have been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Uxbridge and South Ruislip since 2015. From 2001 to 2008, he was the MP for Henley.
Let’s crave the secrets of Boris Johnson wife, children, brother, net worth, family, age, and height.
|Birth Name||Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson|
|Birthday||June 19, 1964|
|Birthplace||Upper East Side, New York, United States|
|Height||5 feet 7 inches|
|Profession||British politician, journalist, and historian|
|Parents||Stanley Johnson and Charlotte Johnson Wahl|
|Siblings||Leo, Jo, and Rachel Johnson|
|Net worth||$2 Million|
Boris Johnson Wife and Children
After going through a rough time in his love life, it seems like Boris has finally found the one. Currently, he is in a relationship with PR expert, Carrie Symonds. Despite having 24 years of an age gap, the couple looks perfect for one another.
In 1993, Boris married his now ex-wife, Marina Wheeler, who was a barrister. Together they have four children, namely Lara Lettice, Milo Arthur, Cassia Peaches, and Theodore Apollo. However, after the cheating scandal of Boris with Helen, the couple ended their 25 years of marriage with a divorce. Before Marina, Boris was married to his first wife, Allegra Mostyn-Owen.
In 2009, Boris had a short fling with the wife of a property developer, Helen Macintyre. As a result, she gave birth to his daughter named Stephanie. The child’s presence was the subject of legal action in 2013 with the Court of Appeal seeking to sanction reporting of her existence. Later the judge lined that the public had the right to know about his “reckless” behavior.
Boris Johnson Net Worth
Boris has served as a journalist and editor for The Times, The Daily Telegraph, and The Spectator from 1999-2005. In 2011, he took over the responsibly as the Member of Parliament for Henley. After serving for several years in Parliament, he became the Mayor of London in 2008 and again in 2015.
Ahead of the referendum vote in 2016, Boris began to work as Foreign Secretary. The pro-Brexit member of the Conservative Party identifies as a one-nation conservative.
Boris receives £79,468 a year as MP for Uxbridge and South Ruislip. In addition to this, he makes £275,000 a year for writing his weekly column in the Daily Telegraph. However, he is also involved in charity and donates £50,000 from his annual fee to charities.
Moreover, Boris gets tens of thousands of pounds on royalties from his previous books. Lately, his most recent project, which is a biography on Shakespeare, is worth £500,000.
As of 2019, Boris Johnson net worth dwells around $2 million.
Boris Johnson Wiki – Bio: Age, Father, Sister, Height
Boris Johnson was born as Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson in New York City on June 19, 1964. He was born to parents – Stanley Johnson and Charlotte Johnson Wahl (née Fawcett). His father was a former Conservative Member of the European Parliament and member of the European Commission and the World Bank. His mother was a painter. Whereas, his two brothers – Leo Johnson and Jo Johnson – are the former Minister of State for Universities and Science and Conservative MP for Orpington respectively. His sister, Rachel Johnson, is a British editor, television presenter, journalist, and author.
When Boris was a few months old, his family relocated back to the UK. Later, he enrolled at European School of Brussels and University of Oxford
The 55 years olds Boris is a fluent speaker of French and Italian, German, Spanish, and Latin. He is 5 feet 7 inches tall.